Institutional Investors

Citi sees strong flows from institutional investors


While uncertainty continues to pervade the industry, a new survey conducted by Citi indicates that the size of assets invested across the globe with hedge funds could more than double by 2016 – mostly as a result of an influx of funds from institutional investors.

The Citi survey concluded that as much as $1 trillion in new capital during the period could be directed by institutional allocators to current hedge fund strategies and that fund managers could source even more flows as they increasingly compete with traditional asset managers for up to $2 trillion in regulated alternative and